Mines and mining - The National Archives

Mines and mining - The National Archives

Coal Mines Reorganisation Commission 1930-1936 Coal Commission 1938-1947 National Coal Board (NCB) 1946-1986 British Coal Corporation (commonly . to investigate mineral resources in the United Kingdom and to recommend how the name of the colliery or mining company or using the keyword mine and

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Welsh Miners  Lamps for sale at The Harp and Dragon store

Welsh Miners Lamps for sale at The Harp and Dragon store

ML2. Brass miner s lamp. 8 1/2" high not including the hanger. Made in Wales by the "British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K. " and carries a serial number.

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Britain s coal mining days are over - Business Insider

Britain s coal mining days are over - Business Insider

Dec 18 2015 On Friday workers at Britain s last operating deep coal mine finished of a Welsh coal miner — as they headed underground for the last time.

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Britain s coal mining days are over - Business Insider

Britain s coal mining days are over - Business Insider

Dec 18 2015 On Friday workers at Britain s last operating deep coal mine finished of a Welsh coal miner — as they headed underground for the last time.

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Welsh History Month The miner s lamp - Wales Online

Welsh History Month The miner s lamp - Wales Online

May 9 2013 It was Britain s largest coalfield supplying 19.7 of total coal output and of the Davy lamp is still used for firedamp testing in UK coal mines.

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South Wales Coalfield

South Wales Coalfield

The South Wales Coalfield is a large region of south Wales that is rich in coal deposits Following the general collapse of the UK coal industry most pits closed A subsidiary of Western Coa

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History - Welsh miners cambrian flame safety brass lamps

History - Welsh miners cambrian flame safety brass lamps

Company Information In the early days of mining in this United Kingdom bunches of resinous were used The first person to demonstrate that a steady light could be employed in coal mines without the danger of external explosion was In 1884 the British Government appointed a Royal Commission To inquire into

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Coalminer Records (Occupations) - GenGuide

Coalminer Records (Occupations) - GenGuide

Modern coalmining began from the early 18th century with coal miners In 1987 it was renamed as the British Coal Corporation and later its assets were privatised. County Record Offices (Individual colliery and mining company records .museumwales.ac.uk/en/bigpit (Big Pit National Coal Museum Wales)

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History - Welsh miners cambrian flame safety brass lamps

History - Welsh miners cambrian flame safety brass lamps

Company Information In the early days of mining in this United Kingdom bunches of resinous were used The first person to demonstrate that a steady light could be employed in coal mines without the danger of external explosion was In 1884 the British Government appointed a Royal Commission To inquire into

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Welcome in the valleys as mines reopen  Environment  The Guardian

Welcome in the valleys as mines reopen Environment The Guardian

Jan 29 2007 When Welsh coal mining was at its height in the 1920s around 275 000 are prompting companies like Horizon to look at reopening mines which ahead it would be the first deep coal mine to open in Britain in 30 years.

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South Wales Coalfield

South Wales Coalfield

The South Wales Coalfield is a large region of south Wales that is rich in coal deposits Following the general collapse of the UK coal industry most pits closed A subsidiary of Western Coa

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Coalminer Records (Occupations) - GenGuide

Coalminer Records (Occupations) - GenGuide

Modern coalmining began from the early 18th century with coal miners In 1987 it was renamed as the British Coal Corporation and later its assets were privatised. County Record Offices (Individual colliery and mining company records .museumwales.ac.uk/en/bigpit (Big Pit National Coal Museum Wales)

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Welsh Miners Lamps  Safety Mining Lamps History from Welsh Gifts

Welsh Miners Lamps Safety Mining Lamps History from Welsh Gifts

Purchase a piece of mining history with a genuine working replica mining the coal itself which could burn or explode the miners called this firedamp . I am writing this email to praise the wonderful service I received from your company recently. Cariad Wales 56 Cross Street Abergavenny NP7 5EU UK 01873 851 330

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Storm Lantern - British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K. - Sound

Storm Lantern - British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K. - Sound

Description Vintage British Coal Mining Brass Lantern. Marked "Made in Wales" and "British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K."

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Welsh Miners Lamps  Safety Mining Lamps History from Welsh Gifts

Welsh Miners Lamps Safety Mining Lamps History from Welsh Gifts

Purchase a piece of mining history with a genuine working replica mining the coal itself which could burn or explode the miners called this firedamp . I am writing this email to praise the wonderful service I received from your company recently. Cariad Wales 56 Cross Street Abergavenny NP7 5EU UK 01873 851 330

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Welcome in the valleys as mines reopen  Environment  The Guardian

Welcome in the valleys as mines reopen Environment The Guardian

Jan 29 2007 When Welsh coal mining was at its height in the 1920s around 275 000 are prompting companies like Horizon to look at reopening mines which ahead it would be the first deep coal mine to open in Britain in 30 years.

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Welsh Miners  Lamps for sale at The Harp and Dragon store

Welsh Miners Lamps for sale at The Harp and Dragon store

ML2. Brass miner s lamp. 8 1/2" high not including the hanger. Made in Wales by the "British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K. " and carries a serial number.

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Storm Lantern - British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K. - Sound

Storm Lantern - British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K. - Sound

Description Vintage British Coal Mining Brass Lantern. Marked "Made in Wales" and "British Coal Mining Company Wales U.K."

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Mines and mining - The National Archives

Mines and mining - The National Archives

Coal Mines Reorganisation Commission 1930-1936 Coal Commission 1938-1947 National Coal Board (NCB) 1946-1986 British Coal Corporation (commonly . to investigate mineral resources in the United Kingdom and to recommend how the name of the colliery or mining company or using the keyword mine and

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Welsh History Month The miner s lamp - Wales Online

Welsh History Month The miner s lamp - Wales Online

May 9 2013 It was Britain s largest coalfield supplying 19.7 of total coal output and of the Davy lamp is still used for firedamp testing in UK coal mines.

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